|George D. Benedict letters, 1863-1864 - Benedict, George D., fl. 1863-1864|
1865 Letters, 1863-1864, from George D. Benedict, a Union soldier serving with the 1st New York Dragoons in Virginia and Maryland, to his wife, Sarah Benedict, at Belvidere, Allegany County, N.Y., and one letter from James Hall to Sarah Benedict telling her that her husband had been severely wounded. Benedict's letters describe military life, including picket duty, food, pay, and health, as well as news of fighting and news about friends George D...
Keywords: Benedict, George D., fl. 1863-1864; United States. Army; United States. Army. New York Dragoons, 1st (1863-1865); United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 130th (1862-1863); Soldiers -- New York (State); Soldiers -- United States; Maryland -- History Civil War, 1861-1865; New York (State) -- History Civil War, 1861-1865; United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Campaigns; Virginia -- History Civil War, 1861-1865